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Does a viral infection or vaccination cause false positive pcr in hiv

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doctor1 MD

found on the internet that TETANUS VACCINE can cause false positive in rare cases. I don't want to give ...Sir, I did a HIV 1 & 2 and P24 combo (CMIA) test after 84 days of possible HIV infection. I took ...

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– that means the inhibition works, but they avoid it by more sensitive HIV PCR viral load test that avoid ... infectivity rather than viral load in saliva. Recently, Bolscher et al. (6) showed inhibition of HIV-1 ...

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. There was a no damage of condom during exposure. Recently I had a report of 4th Gen HIV Duo - Serum, CMIA , It was 0.12% non reactivate. Still i was confused what to do ? So i make another report which result is pending HIV ...

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told me she was hiv positive, it was hard for her to tell me but she says her viral load is under 20 ... keep reading about false positives/negatives and how this test can make my stress level higher because ...

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guess what I'm asking is, if the PCR test comes back positive for HIV infection can I reasonably expect ... after PEP to be reliable, but I've read that there can be instances of false positives from PCR testing ...

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sir idiagonised hiv1 positive by tridot.aswellas westrenblot. waiting for viral load. iam using ... or idid not have blood tranfusion .my wife diagonised hiv1 negative.how i got infected ...

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I went to the doctor last week to be tested for stds and hiv. I used the rapid quick oral hiv test and the doctor told me that it came back positive, that there was a very faint line in the t section. At first ...

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?and do i need to do retest after 3 more months?If i m not hiv positive..then why my lymph nodes ...i had unprotected sex wit a man with unknown hiv status..exactly after 90 days i did Elisa blood ...

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again my hiv reading increased it is 0.33 and i also got ecoli infection. i am very much scared that did i get the hiv infection ...

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is likely positive for HIV, syphilis, and herpes) on July 17, 5 weeks ago. I took an Oraquick antibody test after 3 weeks which was negative, and more significantly I hope, a DNA PCR HIV early detection test ...

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. Told them my problem they order hiv test next day they called and say come back immediately. I knew something was wrong. Hiv test was positive. They they redrew blood for viral load was 88,000 they told me ...

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hallo doc,my hubby has jus tested positive for HIV and my result was negative. i wil be so much ... ?. Is there any possebility of nt catching HIV after having unprotected sex wth an infected partner?. am worried ...

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Is it possible for a staph infection to cause a false positive HIV result? I currently have ... is that when I receive my results the staph will cause a false positive, and emotionally I m not equipped ...

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I have had loose stools and a low grade fever 98.9 to 100 on and off since yesterday. I m 61 HIV positive but I saw my ID specialist on Tuesday and my CD4s are 720 and my Viral load is undetectable. I did ...

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I am HIV+ and am going to Togo and Benin in about three months. I have an undetectable viral load with a CD4 count that bounces between 600-800. About 12-14 years ago, I received a Yellow Fever Vaccine ...

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doctor1 MD

Hi I did review your concern. HIV itself is a type of STD and ulcerative stds like syphillis, herpes ,chancroid etc, aids spreading of HIV during the intercourse because of mucosal breakdown. but the infecting person has to be HIV positive with a sufficient viral load to cause infection. The best way to prevent is wear condoms during intercourse and remove after intercourse with caution. goodluck.

doctor1 MD

no do a elisa for hiv.

doctor1 MD

it may not have any bearing on HIV as HIV is a viral problem